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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 4 hours ago

Re: Padres trades

I'm just pointing out that this trade clearly gives them something, a better hitter than anyone they had previous to the trade.

That's a valid point - particularly given the bandbox in San Diego.

But they gave up 4 prospects [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 5:54 PM

Re: Padres trades

Terrible? Really? Last year he hit .274/.342/.491 for an OPS of .833. Maybe not superstar numbers but far from "terrible". And his 29 home runs and 102 RBI are both double the numbers from the Padres best hitters last [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 3:54 PM

Re: For Paula Deen Fans

Let's no go through this again:

http://boards.fool.com/food-network-boots-paula-deen-3074506...

Christina

Fri Dec 19

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 5:55 PM

Re: Padres trades

Looks like the Padres have officially acquired Matt Kemp

They announced the Kemp trade today after delaying it because his physical showed that he had arthritis in his hips which they claimed they didn't know. Supposedly, they [more]

Thu Dec 18

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 10:42 PM

Re: How old is he.....

the vicious and undeserved anger and dismissal that are so often provoked by people/comments that in no way deserve it.

Well, that is her usual style. But what's worse here is that when she posted the "idiot" link, she was [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 10:16 PM

It's official!

Today I put the kitschy shell wreath up on my apartment door. To me, this is an acknowledgement that the Christmas season has begun!

I've written and mailed about 75% of my holiday cards and I've bought abut 75% of the gifts I need to get. [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:55 PM

Re: How old is he.....

She's welcome to her opinion, wrong as it may be.

LWW:

I'm sorry that my post resulted in your seeing that she called you an idiot. Yes, her opinion is wrong (without a doubt) but I don't agree with you that she is welcome to [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 9:14 PM

Re: How old is he.....

http://www.albinoblacksheep.com/flash/youare

On this topic, an objective opinion


VeeEnn:

As a fellow PetLover, I was going to post a message saying that I'm [more]

Sat Dec 13

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 6:35 PM

Re: Seeking easy recipe: beef flanken short ribs

and your forthcoming recipe for short ribs with BBQ bean soup

Here it is.

BBQ BEAN SOUP WITH SHORT RIBS

•1 pound Great Northern beans, soaked overnight, drained and rinsed
•3/4 cup chopped onion
•1/4 tsp [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 6:06 PM

Re: Its December . . .

What are you baking this year

I'm not planning on baking cookies. Whenever I need to, I just buy some great mini-cupcakes from Baked by Melissa. The mini-cupcakes are tiny -- not quite 2 small bites or 1 big one. They have a location [more]

Mon Dec 8

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 9:43 PM

Pearl Harbor Day

December 7th was the 73rd anniversary of the "day of infamy" -- the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor that resulted in 3,500 dead or wounded Americans and 18 ships sunk or severely damaged.

Thank you to all who have sacrificed so [more]

Sun Dec 7

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 9:11 PM

Re: Seeking easy recipe: beef flanken short ribs

I have about 4-½ lbs of beef flanken ribs AKA short ribs. I'd like to use my slow cooker, unless people here recommend against it.

Somewhere I have a great recipe for short ribs with BBQ bean soup but right now I can't find it. I [more]

Fri Dec 5

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chkNYC posted to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 11:39 PM

Not again!

Just how many times are you going to post about how your husband doesn't notice that you are ignoring him unless you "stomp around the house opening and slamming cupboard doors shut" (even when you don't need to)?

My guess is that [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 11:06 PM

Re: Rays' new manager

Nephew of former Tiger Ron Cash.

None of the articles I saw mentioned Ron Cash but the Wikipedia entry for Kevin Cash says that he is related to Ron Cash.

I've never heard of Ron Cash. Apparently he was a utility player who [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 10:43 PM

Grateful

I know that Thanksgiving is over but today I am immensely grateful for the fact that I don't have to watch Christmas specials the first Friday in December.

Tonight my local PBS station is showing a 3 hour special "A Tribute to Bruce [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Major League Baseball board. 1:27 PM

Rays' new manager

From cbssport.com:

"Kevin Cash will be the new manager of the Tampa Bay Rays, Jon Heyman confirms"

Christina

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chkNYC posted to the Recipes/Cooking board. 12:32 PM

More on fish

Yesterday I pan-fried a cod fillet. This is such a delicate fish that it also does not need much cooking. I dip the fillet in just a little milk and then dredge it in some seasoned breadcrumbs consisting of some panko, some homemade crumbs, grated [more]

Thu Dec 4

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chkNYC posted to the Retirement Investing board. 5:39 PM

More on the 4% rule

http://vanguardblog.com/2014/11/07/the-4-spending-rule-20-ye...

This is from the Vanguard blog.

"Here’s how I suggest retirees approach the [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Retirement Investing board. 5:04 PM

Re: New Retirement

I just retired, have my money in cash.

When you say "have my money in cash", do you mean that you have NO 401(k)'s or IRA's or any other type of retirement plan assets at all? Or do you mean that outside of your retirement [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Baby Boomers board. 1:40 PM

Re: Prof

It was really a nice one.

Glad to hear it, Prof.

Belated best wishes.

Hope you ate cake!

Christina

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